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I just bought my mother a Vista computer. I have no idea what is compatible for vista in regards to AV, Firewall or ASW programs. Any insight on what I should put on it would be greatly appreciated.


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AVG Anti-Malware 7.5 is compatible with Vista as I have it installed on my computer which has Vista Ultimate 64-bit version. As for a firewall, one really isn't needed unless you know you someone hates you. :whistling: Besides, I would use a hardware firewall before a software one anyways.

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Avast is what ive used these last few months and would reccomend it was one of the first to have vista support if not THE first when i got it there was a choice of maybe 3 or 4 and only avast was three so its been working on vista for a while so that a pro for me.
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here you can find a list with vista compatible software. There you can find which AV Firewall and AWS is compatible with Vista.
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Thanks for the info, will surely help :blink:

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NOD32 also has a Vista version that works very well on my machine.
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